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Laurent Blanc isn’t racist and gets to keep his job

Noir or Blanc – it don’t matter

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Well, we got that wrong didn’t we? Last week The Spoiler said that Laurent Blanc was as good as sacked as France boss following comments he made in a private meeting that were subsequently made non-private.

Since then though, French Sports minister, [...]

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Blanc looks to be out on his arse after French racism row

Laurent Blanc – not Noir

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If there was one thing that helped stop thousands of English football fans throwing themselves in front of buses or drinking even more than usual last summer it was this thought – at least England’s World Cup wasn’t as bad as France’s.

It was [...]

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Video: Manchester United’s newest signing in action

Gabriel Obertan is already the subject of YouTube compilations

Manchester United today confirmed the signing of Bordeaux winger Gabriel Obertan for £3 million – 3.75% of the Cristiano Ronaldo funded transfer kitty.

The 20-year-old was named MVP [...]

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MAD SKILLS

Video: Yoann Gourcuff’s Moment of Zidane

Bordeaux youngster owns Jon Obi Mikel

Our personal highlight from Bordeaux’s 1-1 draw against Chelsea last night. Not the tightest Zidane turn you’ll ever see, but it’ll do for [...]

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